Governor takes action on 43 bills, including FY 2018 budget measures

SALT LAKE CITY (Mar. 28, 2017) – Today Gov. Gary R. Herbert took action on the following bills from the 2017 General Legislative Session:

Bill Number Bill Name Bill Sponsor
HB0003 Current Fiscal Year Supplemental Appropriations Sanpei, D.
HB0008S01 State Agency & Higher Education Compensation Appropriations Last, B.
HB0041 Utah Revised Business Corporation Act Modifications Peterson, V.
HB0054 Campus Free Speech Amendments Coleman, K.
HB0055S02 Governmental Nonprofit Entity Compliance Amendments Coleman, K.
HB0099S01 Bigamy Offense Amendments Noel, M.
HB0113S01 Nursing Care Facility Amendments Gibson, F.
HB0126 Student Plan for College and Career Readiness Revisions Winder, M.
HB0162S02 Driving Under the Influence Classification and Sentencing Revisions Eliason, S.
HB0250S02 Driving Under the Influence Program Amendments Fawson, J.
HB0274S04 Human Trafficking Modifications Romero, A.
HB0293S02 Mountainous Planning District Amendments Schultz, M.
HB0369S04 Criminal Penalty Enhancements for Sexual Offenses Fawson, J.
HB0380S01 Sex Offender Registry Amendments Hall, C.
HB0407S03 Utah Public Land Management Act Amendments Noel, M.
HB0415S01 Incorporation Filing Amendments Westwood, J.
HB0429 County Fund Amendments Hemingway, L.
HB0442S03 Alcohol Amendments Wilson, B.
HB0448 Community Reinvestment Amendments Peterson, J.
SB0008S01 State Agency Fees & Internal Service Fund Rate Authorization and Appropriations Van Tassell, K.
SB0075S01 Child Welfare Amendments Fillmore, L.
SB0093S01 Property Assessment Notice Amendments Harper, W.
SB0104 Labor Commission Enforcement Amendments Buxton, G.
SB0118S01 Criminal Law Amendments Thatcher, D.
SB0127 State Board of Education Amendments Millner, A.
SB0185S01 Cause of Action for Minors Injured by Pornography Weiler, T.
SB0203 Real Estate Trustee Amendments Davis, G.
SB0209 Budgeting Revisions Fillmore, L.
SB0227 Doxing Prohibition Amendments Stephenson, H.
SB0262 Upstart Amendments Adams, J. S.
SB0263S02 Work-based Learning Amendments Stephenson, H.
SB0273 Energy Development Amendments Adams, S.
SB0279 Alcohol Modifications Stevenson, J.
SCR002 Concurrent Resolution on Air Ambulance Providers Harper, W.
SCR010 Concurrent Resolution Recognizing the 150th Anniversary of the First Transcontinental Railroad Knudson, P.

Gov. Herbert made line item vetoes in the following bill to account for appropriations intended to fund policies associated with legislation that did not pass the legislature and will not become law. The veto letter is attached to this release.

Bill Number Bill Name Bill Sponsor
SB0003 Appropriations Adjustments Stevenson, J.

Additionally, Gov. Herbert has decided to allow the following bills to become law without his signature:

Bill Number Bill Name Bill Sponsor
HB0244 General Fund Budget Reserve Account Amendments Ivory, K.
HB0446 Sentencing Guidelines Amendments Ivory, K.
HB0136 Board of Education Revisions Kennedy, M.
SB0032 Child Welfare Auditing Amendments Davis, G.
SB0214S01 Public Water Supplier Amendments Iwamoto, J.
SB0109S06 Small Employer Retirement Program Weiler, T.
SB0011S02 Water Development Commission Amendments Dayton, M.

The governor must take action on 2017 bills before midnight on Wed., Mar. 29, 2017.